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Vial of Phoenix Xylazine 2% solution for injection. Sedative, analgesic & muscle relaxant for horses, cattle, dogs & cats

Xylazine base 20mg/mL in a sterile solution for injection.


Xylazine is an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist.


A non-narcotic sedative, analgesic and muscle relaxant for use in horses, cattle, deer, dogs and cats.


Shock, cardiac incompetence, severe respiratory depression, late pregnancy.


10x normal dose could be fatal if untreated.

Antidote: Deer: Use yohimbine injection i/v.



Animal       Dose
Horses3.0–5.0mL/100kg b.w. i/v
Deer3.0–5.0mL/100kg b.w. i/m
Cattle0.25–1.5mL/100kg b.w. i/m
Dogs0.05–0.15mL/kg b.w. i/m
Cats0.15mL/kg b.w. i/m


Give the injection into the anterior half of the neck in food-producing animals.


Side Effects:
Anxiety, salivation, tremors, vomiting.


Special Precautions:
Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with the eyes.


Withholding Times:
MEAT: Animals producing meat and offal for human consumption must not be sold for slaughter either during or within 3 days of the last treatment.
MILK: Nil.


Human First Aid, Symptoms Of Poisoning:
If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. For advice, contact a doctor or the National Poisons Centre (0800 POISON or 0800 764 766) immediately. If skin contact occurs, remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly. The antidote is yohimbine injection i/v.


Other Information: 

Store below 25°C. Protect from light.

Use the contents within 28 days of first broaching of the vial. Discard the unused portion.

Safety Data Sheet available upon request

Phoenix Xylazine 2%

    • Xylazine base 20mg/mL in a sterile solution for injection.
    • Supplied in 50mL multi-dose vials.


    Product code: 9411


    Restricted Veterinary Medicine: A5541

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